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Dead Calm
Directed by:
Phillip Noyce

Released in the USA on April 07 of 1989, "Dead Calm" (also known as "Todesstille", "Dead Calm: A Voyage Into Fear", "Ore 10: Calma piatta") is a Horror/Thriller film directed by Phillip Noyce, and written by Terry Hayes (screenplay) . Nicole Kidman is starring, alongside Sam Neill, Billy Zane, Rod Mullinar, Joshua Tilden and George Shevtsov.

A Voyage Into Fear.

Who directed "Dead Calm":

Dead Calm was directed by Phillip Noyce, an Australian director, actor, writer, producer, and cinematographer.

Before directing Dead Calm, Phillip Noyce had directed Echoes of Paradise, released in 1987, Heatwave (1982), Newsfront (1978), Backroads (1977). Since, he directed Blind Fury, released in 1989, Patriot Games (1992), Sliver (1993), Clear and Present Danger (1994), The Saint (1997), and The Bone Collector (1999).

When was "Dead Calm" released:

Dead Calm was first released on Friday, April 07, 1989, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, April 07, 1989 are Major League (dir. David S. Ward), Cyborg (dir. Albert Pyun), and The Dream Team (dir. Howard Zieff). This was thirty (30) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, August 23, 1989 in France; Thursday, July 27, 1989 in Germany and on Thursday, May 25, 1989 in Australia.

What is the casting of "Dead Calm":

At the casting of Dead Calm we find Nicole Kidman, previously seen in Emerald City (1988) and The Year My Voice Broke (1987); Sam Neill (Evil Angels (1988), The Good Wife (1987)); Billy Zane (Going Overboard (1989), Critters (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Lisa Collins and Billy Zane can also be seen in Danger Zone, released in 1997.
  • Lisa Collins and Billy Zane also appeared together in Tombstone, released in 1993.
  • Billy Zane and Lisa Collins also worked together in The Set Up, released in 1995.

What is the Storyline of "Dead Calm":

A couple, Australian naval officer John Ingram (Neill) and his wife Rae (Kidman), lose their son in a car crash. John hopes that some time alone will help Rae, who was driving the car, cope, and the couple head out for a vacation alone on their yacht. In the middle of the Pacific they encounter a drifting boat that seems to be taking on water. A man, Hughie Warriner (Zane), rows over to the Ingram's boat for help. He claims that the boat is sinking and that his companions have all died of food [...]

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